• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 2 ACCIDENT 12:38 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1300 block of West Dallas Avenue in reference to a hit-and-run accident.…

  • Angie Rodriguez

    Angie Rodriguez

    Services are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Angelina “Angie” Martinez Rodriguez of Artesia. Rodriguez, 61,…

  • Belinda Jane Niemi

    Belinda Jane Niemi

    Belinda Jane Niemi passed from this earth Dec. 16, 2015, in Richland, Wash., and was buried there Dec. 20, 2015. A memorial service will be…

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    Something fun this way comes: Library to host Harry Potter Book Night

    Wizards, witches and Muggles alike are invited to take part in a local celebration of the Second Annual Harry Potter Book Night at the Artesia…

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    Trash burning leads to fire in alfalfa field

    Firefighters work to extinguish numerous large hay bales at a property on Pearson Road Friday. According to the Artesia Fire Department, the property owner was…

  • Gridiron Alumni looking to stage alumni rivalry football games in Artesia area

    Anyone who’s ever played high school or college football has wondered what it would be like to strap on the old cleats and step out…

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    Don’t forget: APS to dismiss early Wednesday

    The Artesia Public Schools will dismiss early Wednesday, Feb. 3, according to the following schedule: Grand Heights Early Childhood Center, 1:05 p.m. All elementary schools:…

  • ECSO: Body cameras aiding deputies

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office has expressed positive feedback regarding its recent implementation of the use of body cameras. The ECSO purchased 37 Wolfcom Vision…

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    Two Artesians win big at H&R Block

    Terrah Duncan, above, and Raylon Hodgin, below, display their prizes after tacking an extra $1,000 onto their income tax returns through a promotion currently ongoing…

  • PVT accepting scholarship applications

    Penasco Valley Telecommunications (PVT) is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2016 PVT Education Foundation Scholarship, the PVT Directors’ Memorial Scholarship, and the Foundation for…